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RECORD NUMBER: 356 OF 2822
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Citizen's Guide to Pesticides (Fourth Edition).|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Pesticides and Toxic Substances.|
|Additional Subjects||Pesticides ; Gardening ; Toxic substances ; Dose rates ; Storage ; Waste disposal ; Guidelines ; Poisoning ; Foreign technology ; Home usage|
The United States Environmental Protection Agency has published a citizen's guide for the correct use of pesticides in the home. The guide provides tips on selecting the pesticide that is best to use, information on the correct dosage, instructions on storage and disposal, ways to choose a pest control company, and how to reduce personal exposure to pesticides. Finally, advice on what to do if someone is inadvertently poisoned is provided.